Squeaky Wheel Film & Media Arts Center is seeking a qualified media arts teacher for Buffalo Youth Media Institute Summer workshop. Candidates should have professional media arts experience in camera operations and audio recording, video editing and audio mixing, graphic design and animation, knowledge of art history, film, and contemporary media art, as well as teaching experience with strong pedagogical skill sets for this position.

Desired skill sets include:

  • Video Production & Post-Production (proficiency in prosumer level camera operations, and Premiere, Final Cut Pro and Consumer software)
  • Audio Production & Post-Production (proficiency in prosumer level audio recording, and ProTools, Audacity and Consumer software)
  • Experience teaching high school age youth and/or young adults
  • New media production skills (ideal, but not required)
  • NYS Teaching Certification (ideal, but not required)

Preference will be given to those who demonstrate cultural competence and a strong desire to explore various social & economic issues. Candidates must be available Monday through Friday between 12pm – 5pm beginning July 10th, 2017 and running through August 17th 2017.

The Buffalo Youth Media Institute, established in 2005, works in partnership with the Buffalo Center for Arts & Technology to build social capital through the cultivation of critical thinking and 21st century skills. Through videos, lectures, critiques and hands on demonstrations, students explore facets of Greater Buffalo behind the lens of a camera.

To apply, please send a letter of intent and resume to alex@squeaky.org

Position open until filled.
Squeaky Wheel is an equal opportunity employer.


Seeking Media Arts Instructors at Squeaky Wheel!

Squeaky Wheel Film & Media Arts Center is seeking qualified media arts instructors for our 2016-2017 educational programming year.  We are seeking media artists and teachers for various age groups in a variety of specialties including, but not limited to:


  • Video Production
  • Audio Production
  • Graphic Design
  • Digital Imaging
  • Motion Graphics/Animation
  • Web Design
  • Game Development
  • Virtual Reality


For an opportunity to become a Squeaky instructor, please email your resume or CV to Kevin Kline, our Director of Education, at kevin@squeaky.org.

In the meantime, please take a moment to fill out this brief form below so that we know that you are out there.

Thank you!